Traded to Tampa Bay by Edmonton with Bryan Marchment and Steve Kelly for Roman Hamrlik and Paul Comrie, December 30, 1997. Signed as a free agent by Toronto, July 15, 1999. Signed as a free agent by Springfield (AHL), October 28, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Phoenix, December 13, 2002. Signed as a free agent by South Carolina (ECHL), November 30, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Las Vegas (ECHL), February 4, 2005.
That's today's game. That's one of the things you have to deal with when you're a championship team. Guys are going to earn more money based on their performance and what they've achieved, [and] deservedly so. [Saad] falls into that category.
— Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville on Brandon Saad, who was traded by Chicago to the Columbus Blue Jackets this offseason